Womens History Month: Hadizatou Mani

One of the winners of the U.S. secretary of state’s 2009 International Women of Courage Awards was just 12 years old when she was sold as a slave.“I was negotiated over like a goat,” said Hadizatou

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Womens History Month: Betty Makoni

Betty Makoni is a gender activist, Founder and Director of Girl Child Network Zimbabwe (GCN) and Chief Executive Officer of Girl Child Network World Wide, an organisation that champions the rights of

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Dr. Hawa Abdi

DR HAWA ABDIIn celebration of Women’s History Month we highlight Dr. Hawa Abdi who is helping women in Somalia. Born in Mogadishu, Abdi came of age in an era when the seaside capital boasted thriving

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International Womens Day

Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955) In honor of International Women’s Day we celebrate a woman who made a difference in the lives of women in the past; Mary McLeod Bethune. By her own words and example,

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President’s Day Part 1

They say a picture is worth a thousand words.At Global Black History we look at today February 21st as President’s Day in America where we celebrate the men whose policies have influenced us greatly.We

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